About The Team


Founder & Chief Editor

Mathew, our founder and chief editor at Sailing Savvy, combines his love for boating, commitment to sea safety, and his rich experience as a professional yacht crew to provide reliable and insightful advice.

With Sailing Savvy, he has built a comprehensive platform for fellow boating enthusiasts, offering up-to-date information, resources, and insights on all aspects of sailing and safety at sea.

Driven by his passion for the open waters and an unwavering commitment to safety, Mathew’s mission is to make Sailing Savvy the go-to resource for safe and adventurous sailing.


Sailing Journalist & Communications Expert

Meet Justin, a veteran sailing journalist and communications expert with over two decades of experience in the marine industry.

His deep understanding of the boating world and dedication to promoting safe practices make him an invaluable part of the Sailing Savvy team.

With a history of successfully promoting teams and events globally, Justin crafts engaging narratives and extends the reach of various initiatives within the sailing community.

His rich background in journalism enables him to expertly navigate the changing tides of the sailing industry, bringing our readers insightful and captivating content.

At Sailing Savvy, Justin uses his wealth of experience to deliver informative and inspiring stories, helping our audience stay abreast of the latest advancements and trends in sailing safety and sea adventure.


Yacht Captain & Master

Introducing Craig, a seasoned seafarer and integral part of our Sailing Savvy team. He began his sailing journey young, securing his Officer of the Watch (OOW) certification at just 22. By 27, he demonstrated his proficiency by achieving his Master of Yachts (MoY) 3000 GT license.

Craig’s seafaring credentials are complemented by practical experience, with more than twenty Atlantic crossings under his belt. These varied voyages have honed his understanding of the nuances of sailing and the critical importance of safety at sea.

Here at Sailing Savvy, Craig transforms his deep, first-hand knowledge into insightful advice for our readers.

Whether you’re a novice sailor or a seasoned veteran, Craig’s expertise is invaluable. He is dedicated to enhancing your sea adventures and ensuring you prioritize safety in every nautical mile you traverse.